Monthly Archives : May 2016

New Links to the Community


Links are being forged with established community groups. The new Shed has been designed from the ground up to facilitate a creative “multi use” approach to this valuable community resource. Construction should be completed by February 2017. There’s never been a more exciting time to be a shedder….

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LotteryWest Funding Confirmed


In what could only be described as an outstanding result for the Cockburn Shed, LotteryWest has confirmed funding of $484,220 for the construction of the new Mens Shed. Clearly over the moon with the news, Chairman Mike Manning was quick to praise all members of the team responsible for the success of the submission.

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Cheque Presentation July 12th


Dear Cockburn Community Men’s Shed Members, You are invited to the presentation of the Lotterwest Grant Cheque by the Minister for Local Government and Communities Tony Simpson on Tuesday July 12 July at 10.30am at the new shed site cnr Buckley and Sullivan St Cockburn Central West. We do require a full list of those attending so please rsvp to…

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Origins of the Shed


With major changes afoot, its probably a good time to pause and reflect on the journey so far… The Australian Mens Shed movement began as a strategy to improve Mens health and wellbeing. Stay tuned … more to come.

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